by | June 09, 2017 | 04:31

The lead prosecutor in the first trial said the retrial should be moved after a November hung jury. Tensing was a University of Cincinnati officer. In the first trial's opening statements, prosecutors said that Tensing told investigators he intentionally shot and killed DuBose. Tensing "wasn't a racist", said Mathews, adding he will present video of other Tensing traffic stops of black drivers, showing the officer to be professional and polite.

by | June 09, 2017 | 04:21

But analysts say they want to regain momentum, against a back drop of separate peace talks engineered by Russian Federation. In her meeting with the Afghan National Security Adviser Mohammad Hanif Atmar, Curtis hailed the Afghan government for convening the Kabul Process summit with an aim to make a joint strategy in the fight against terrorism.

by | June 08, 2017 | 11:22

Cosby, 79, is charged with drugging and sexually abusing Constand at his suburban Philadelphia home in 2004. (Eduardo Munoz Alvarez/Pool Photo via AP). "I'm not surprised", she said. "Mr. Cosby never disclosed to me that he was interested in a romantic interaction with me", she said during her seven hours of testimony, spanning two days.

by | June 08, 2017 | 11:18

Defeating IS in Raqqa would "deliver a decisive blow to the idea of ISIS as a physical caliphate", coalition commander Lieutenant General Steve Townsend said. The Observatory said 21 people were killed in the Monday night airstrikes. "We have there assisting in this battle Marine M777 howitzers, which are providing a significant enabling capability to our special operations forces and partners on the ground", Davis said, adding that USA attack helicopters, AH-64 Apaches, are also ...

by | June 08, 2017 | 11:20

The Trump administration is also considering pulling the USA from the Paris Climate Agreement, which commits the world to keeping global warming to well below 2 degrees Celsius, or 3.6 degrees Fahrenheit, above preindustrial levels through 2100.

by | June 08, 2017 | 11:15

President Donald Trump returned to the USA on Saturday after his nine-day foreign trip and ignored a reporter's question about reports his son-in-law, Jared Kushner requested a secret back channel of communications with Russian Federation.

by | June 08, 2017 | 11:14

Brazil's top electoral court (TSE) will start the trial on Tuesday about illegal campaign funding by the Rousseff-Temer ticket that could annul their 2014 election victory and unseat President Michel Temer . On Sunday, Mr Temer's lawyer Gustavo Guedes claimed that Prosecutor General Rodrigo Janot is leaning on the TSE "to find the president guilty". The questions have to do with Temer's connections to a new corruption investigation filed against him following the leak of a recording in ...

by | June 08, 2017 | 11:16

The comments sparked anger from Iranians on social media, who recalled the vigils in Tehran that followed the September 11 attacks. European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini was one of the first to call Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif to express solidarity.

by | June 08, 2017 | 11:15

Comey has not spoken publicly since he was abruptly fired by Trump on May 9. Comey could offer new details regarding discussions with Trump about the federal investigation into Russia's election meddling. Trump: "That's what I want, honest loyalty". "I hope you can see your way clear to letting this go, to letting Flynn go". He is a good guy. "I expect loyalty" during a January dinner, according to documents released a day ahead of his planned testimony.

by | June 08, 2017 | 11:13

Mosoglo also testified that on July 20, 2014, two days after Roy committed suicide , Carter again acknowledged in a text that she was on the phone as he died. In court, Roy's mother testified that he had attempted suicide before and that he had a tough relationship with his father. Carter was 17 at the time.

by | June 08, 2017 | 11:13

London police said all 12 people held since the attack late Saturday from the Barking neighborhood in the east of the city, have been freed. Two of those detained have been released . "A search of the address is ongoing". The aftermath of Saturday night's rampage, which left seven dead and dozens wounded, dominated the campaign trail ahead of Thursday's general election.

by | June 08, 2017 | 11:07

The two countries signed 11 MOUs in the areas of renewable energy, skill development, education, urban infrastructure etc. "Landed in Spain, marking the start of a very important visit aimed at improving economic and cultural relations with Spain", Modi tweeted in English and Spanish after landing here.

by | June 08, 2017 | 11:05

Wray rose to head the department's criminal division in the Bush administration and oversaw investigations into corporate fraud, at a time when Comey was deputy attorney general. Trump has left staffers scrambling on several occasions because of his off-the-cuff tweeting , including when he fired Comey. Christie never faced criminal charges in the case, although it damaged his bid for the presidency in 2016, and two of his associates were convicted.

by | June 08, 2017 | 11:06

President Donald Trump offered Wednesday to personally broker a resolution to the Persian Gulf's escalating diplomatic crisis, as both he and Qatar looked past his pointed suggestion only a day earlier that the tiny gas-rich nation enables terrorism.

by | June 08, 2017 | 11:03

Cyclone Mora is feared to hit southeastern parts of Bangladesh, more likely between Chittagong and Cox's Bazar and also have effects in the southwestern parts of the country. As per the bulletin, the cyclone is now centred at 385km south of Chittagong port and 305km from Cox's Bazar port. Bangladesh is home to around 160 million people, and around 10 million reside in coastal areas.

by | June 08, 2017 | 10:58

Mr Khan added: 'As the mayor of London I want to send a clear message to the sick and evil extremists who commit these ugly crimes; we will defeat you. Prime Minister May, the Conservative Party leader, was asked earlier on Monday about Trump's criticism of Khan. After Mr Trump as a presidential candidate announced his plan, Mr Khan told the BBC he hoped he would " lose badly ", adding that he was a "buffoon".

by | June 08, 2017 | 10:57

In an early morning two-sentence tweet, Trump said he meant to nominate Wray, a high-ranking official in George W. Bush's Justice Department. Now in private practice, Wray is a partner in the law firm of King & Spalding, overseeing the firm's government investigations practice.

by | June 08, 2017 | 10:54

After the Richmond-based 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals declined May 25 to lift a Maryland federal judge's injunction halting the temporary ban ordered by President Trump on March 6, U.S. Given the case's high-profile nature, the full Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals in Virginia heard the arguments last week - bypassing the usual initial three-judge panel - for the first time in a quarter of a century.

by | June 08, 2017 | 10:47

Since the new deal is an agreement in principle, there remains the possibility that it may not stand since USA sugar producers, who filed the original dumping charges against Mexico, oppose it due to the aforementioned "loophole". The potential for an escalation in the dispute would have soured the relations between the two countries ahead of NAFTA renegotiations. "This positive outcome shows what can be accomplished when trade negotiators engage in good faith discussions and share a ...

by | June 08, 2017 | 10:46

ABC News reports that New York City-based nonprofit China Labor Watch was planning on publishing a report "alleging low pay, excessive overtime and the possible misuse of student interns". Huajian didn't immediately respond to a request for comment. The Ivanka Trump brand declined to comment on the detention . In early May, Jared Kushner's sister Nicole Kushner Meyer appeared at an event in Beijing where she pushed Kushner properties and appeared to suggest that, with the ...

by | June 08, 2017 | 10:44

Official government estimates recorded 120 militants, 38 government forces and 20 civilians as dead on Saturday. "We are very frustrated with the airstrike campaign because it is putting civilians at risk, it is destroying our town, and still the battle is not over".

by | June 08, 2017 | 10:37

In the same week as Mr Trump's Riyadh speech, Egypt , Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and the UAE blocked Qatari news sites, including Al Jazeera . "With all due respect, this statement is full of contradictions because it is saying that we are supporting Iran and on the other hand supporting the extremist groups in Syria; and we are supporting the Muslim Brotherhood in (Saudi Arabia) or in Yemen and we are supporting the (Iranian-backed) Houthis form the other side".

by | June 08, 2017 | 10:34

A coder has created an internet bot that looks for new Donald Trump tweets and edits them to look like official White House statements. If the hearing offers proof that Trump has been obstructing justice, it could lead to Sessions resigning and more problems for Trump.

by | June 08, 2017 | 10:33

The mayor of London called for Prime Minister Theresa May to cancel President Donald Trump's planned state visit to the United Kingdom after Trump's latest outburst at the mayor following Saturday night's terrorist attack in the city. Khan has been an outspoken critic of Trump and has called on the British government to withdraw its invitation to the US president in light of his executive order barring entry to the USA for visitors from several Muslim countries.

by | June 08, 2017 | 10:21

According to Hürriyet , Turan accused Mese of writing lies avbout him and other players and, as well as verbally abusing him, grabbing him around the neck. "I've never forgotten what it did to us", he said. Turkey captain Arda Turan brings an end to his worldwide career four caps short of 100 after being accused of assaulting a journalist.

by | June 08, 2017 | 10:22

Demings reported at a press conference. The relationship the gunman had with his victims was not immediately clear. Neumann crept in through a rear door at Fiamma, a factory that manufactures awnings and accessories for recreational vehicles, authorities said.

by | June 08, 2017 | 10:20

Ebullient Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson has turned a party once consigned to the scrapheap into a fighting force in next week's British general election , ready to upset the dominant Scottish National Party's plans for independence.

by | June 08, 2017 | 10:18

Macron told the Journal du Dimanche newspaper his approach to the encounter had been about getting respect, saying it was "not innocent". The white-knuckled handshake between newly-elected French President Emmanuel Macron and President Donald Trump may finally have an explanation.

by | June 08, 2017 | 10:20

Mark Dayton announced Monday that he has signed onto the U.S. Climate Alliance, a coalition launched last week when Trump announced that he plans to withdraw the United States from the Paris climate accord . "Why did China and India not have to take any steps until 2030?" Trump on Thursday pulled the United States from the landmark 2015 agreement created to fight climate change, fulfilling a major campaign pledge despite entreaties from US allies and corporate leaders.

by | June 08, 2017 | 10:17

Meteorologist Abdur Rahman said that the wind speed was expected to be 89-117 km per hour, accompanied by heavy rainfall and thunderstorm across the country. As the cyclone advanced on Bangladesh, local authorities increased the maritime threat to its highest level and ordered all fishing vessels to remain at port.

by | June 08, 2017 | 10:12

Sultan Sooud Al Qassemi says Qatar's citizens are "questioning if this is going to end up in seeing a change in leadership itself". French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday urged the leaders of Saudi Arabia, Iran and Qatar to engage in dialogue and defuse the crisis which has pitted Doha against its Gulf neighbours.

by | June 08, 2017 | 10:08

He said it was possible that Khayre may have been attempting to lure police by taking the escort - reportedly a sex worker - hostage. After shooting and killing a staff member when he arrived, Khayre then held the woman hostage for several hours before he burst out of the building and engaged police in a firefight, during which he was killed.

by | June 08, 2017 | 10:10

The party will muster the masses and cobble together a popular front against Hindu fascist aggression, he said. Yechury described the attack as an attempt by the RSS "to silence the voices of dissent". Former Chief Minister Oommen Chandy reacted by saying all the secular and democratic forces should join to condemn this heinous attack unleashed by right-wing Hindutva forces.

by | June 08, 2017 | 10:08

Khan's remarks about not being alarmed referred to the heightened police presence in the city, not with the threat of terrorism itself. "There's every reason to stand together in defence of our values - you don't do that by spreading alarm", Julian King tweeted .